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botanical name:
Corokia buddlejoides
Corokia buddlejoides © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Korokio
synonyms:  Corokia buddleoides
family:  Argyrophyllaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 2.00m
width: 1.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
description:
Medium sized shrub with slender stems and long, narrow, leathery, olive green leaves, silvery white underneath. Loose clusters of small yellow star-like flowers in summer, followed by dark red fruits.

cultivation:
Full sun well drained soil. Drought tolerant.

usage:
Can be used as informal hedging in suitable locations.

other notes:
From coastal areas of New Zealand.

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